Jackson County Newswire (Page 10)

Jackson County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jackson County, GA. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 4,279 in Jackson County, GA

  1. First Citizens Bank to close in WarrentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The McDuffie Progress

    The First Citizens Bank in Warrenton will consolidate with the Thomson branch in April. 'As most of you know First Citizens is closing its Warrenton branch on April 5,' said Cindy Rivers, president of the Warren County Chamber of Commerce.

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  2. Donna WallRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | MainStreetNews.com

    Donna B. Wall, 76, passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2017. She was a native of Savannah.

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  3. BOYS' BASKETBALL: Slow start hurts Dragons in loss last weekRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | MainStreetNews.com

    Despite a spirited second-quarter rally, Jefferson couldn't make up an early double-digit deficit in a road loss to Tallulah Falls last week. The Dragons fell 76-55 to the private school, which entered the game 13-0 and ranked in the Class A top 10. Jefferson trailed by 21 points in the second quarter before cutting the lead to 36-31 at the half.

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  4. 'Jimmy' AvantRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | MainStreetNews.com

    ... son of the late Fred and Evelyn Frances Key Avant. He was a member of Union Baptist Church and attended the Jackson County Senior Center. Mr. Avant first retired as a dairy farmer and then again from the State of Georgia as a correctional officer. ...

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  5. Dragons ready for a tussle at state dualsRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | MainStreetNews.com

    Perennial state champ Gilmer County looms large in Class AAAA The Jefferson wrestling team faces some heavy lifting as it enters its first state-level competition in Class AAAA. The Dragons, who moved up to Class AAAA this year, travel to Macon this week to compete against a stout state duals tournament field that includes nine-time champion Gilmer County.

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  6. Gun-wielding citizen prevents robber's getawayRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | MainStreetNews.com

    A gun-wielding citizen may have aided authorities in the quick capture of an alleged robber. More details have been released from a recent incident that led to the arrest of Brandon James Allison, 25, on a multitude of charges including armed robbery.

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  7. Hearings set for condos, commercial communityRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | MainStreetNews.com

    It looks like 2017 will be another year of growth for the Town of Braselton. Developers recently submitted plans for another development in the area.

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  8. Girls Basketball | Athens Academy 40, East Jackson 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... at Athens Christian. East Jackson (9-6) was set to play Morgan County on Tuesday and play at 7 p.m. Friday at Jackson County.

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  9. Man pulls machete in disputeRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | MainStreetNews.com

    ... Gerald Evans, 65, 479 Hillside Way, Maysville, is facing charges of aggravated assault. Officers with the Jackson County Sheriff's Office were called to Evans' residence on reports of a dispute. During the 9-1-1 call, dispatch heard someone in the ...

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  10. Bryant elected Jackson Co. BOE chairmanRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | MainStreetNews.com

    In a surprise move Monday night, the Jackson County Board of Education elected Steve Bryant as its chairman. Bryant replaced Michael Cronic who had served the last two years in the position.

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  11. Hall's first baby, 6-pound, 14-ounce boy, born just after midnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | The Times

    Deysi Rivas Olivas arrived at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville a couple days before New Year's with contractions, but her baby wasn't ready for the world quite yet. Little Isaac Ruiz finally met his parents at 12:27 a.m. on New Year's Day, becoming Hall County's first baby of 2017.

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  12. Prime location makes Braselton a key distribution hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | The Times

    The town with a population of less than 10,000 has emerged as a major distribution hub in the Southeast, thanks in large measure to its advantageous location on Interstate 85 between Atlanta and Greenville, S.C. Add to the mix Braselton's proximity to Athens and Gainesville and it's the kind of location developers drool over, according to Jim Shaw - director of economic development at the Jackson County Area Chamber of Commerce, which also calls Braselton home, along with Barrow and Gwinnett counties. "Location is important in real estate and it's just as important in distribution," Shaw said.

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  13. UGA report shows Athens area ranks high in agriculture productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Cattle at Potts Brother farms make their way across a pasture in Jackson County, Friday, December 30, 2016. Cattle at Potts Brother farms make their way across a pasture in Jackson County, Friday, December 30, 2016.

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  14. U-Haul offering free storage for Jefferson tornado recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Gary Jones describes the sound of the tornado that struck in Jackson County early Thursday morning, Friday, December 30, 2016. Jones' home and vehicle received damage from the tornado.

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  15. Jeffrey WestmorelandRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2016 | MainStreetNews.com

    Jeffrey Mason Westmoreland, 18 months, entered into rest Friday, December 30, 2016. Jeffrey was born in Atlanta, the son of Jeffrey Britt Westmoreland and Brittani Holbrook Westmoreland of Cleveland.

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  16. Ex-Jackson County school bookkeeper accused of stealingRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2016 | MDJonline.com

    ... North Jackson Elementary School faces charges after allegedly stealing nearly $14,000 from the school. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says 50-year-old Tina Thomas Cook, of Jefferson, was arrested on a charge of felony theft and first-degree ...

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  17. Cecelia KruggelRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2016 | MainStreetNews.com

    Cecelia Dunahoo Kruggel, 66, died Saturday, December 31, 2016, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Cecelia was born in Atlanta on December 19, 1950, the daughter of Cecil and Dolores Dunahoo of Dacula, Ga.

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  18. Betty Sue HamiltonRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2016 | MainStreetNews.com

    Betty Sue Hollis Hamilton, 80, entered into rest Thursday, December 29, 2016. Mrs. Hamilton was born in Jefferson, the daughter of the late L.J. and Annie Maude Crane Hollis.

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  19. in the Interest of and Missouri Department of Social Services Children Division v. K.T., Appellant.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... 2006. The Children were placed in the temporary legal custody of the Missouri Department of Social Services, Jackson County Children's Division ("Children's Division") on July 20, 2009, after A.J.G. ("Mother") took K.R.T. and K.L.T. to the hospital ...

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  20. Local elected officials to be sworn in Jan. 2Read the original story

    Dec 30, 2016 | MainStreetNews.com

    Recently-elected Jackson County government officials will take their oaths of office at a county New Year's program at 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 2, at the Jackson County Courthouse. Probate judge Sherry Moore will preside and will administer the oaths of office to those officials elected during 2016.

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